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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Free ESL Class (CLB 2-4 Basic English Proficiency)
Ongoing event running from Wed Jan 07, 2015 - Fri Jul 17, 2015
Cedarbrae

Free ESL class runs 2 times a week on Wednesdays and Fridays 10:30am - 1:30pm. in partnership with Toronto Catholic District School Board. Registration on January 7, 2015: please bring 2 pieces of ID to show status in Canada ...

Icon of the event English as a Second Language - All Levels
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Learn to speak English in these classes. You will learn English conversation, grammar and writing. You will learn about Canadian culture. You must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. Bring YMCA asse...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 04
Wed Nov 05
Fri Nov 07
Tue Nov 11
Wed Nov 12
Icon of the event TOEFL Preparation Class
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

This class helps you prepare for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for university admission. You must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. Bring YMCA assessment and referral, identificat...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 04
Thu Nov 06
Tue Nov 11
Thu Nov 13
Tue Nov 18
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Test  Preparation
Wed Oct 22, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Are you working towards becoming a Canadian citizen? Join us as a representative from Toronto District School Board discusses what it means to be a citizen, what to expect from the test, and how to prepare using the Discover ...

Icon of the event Cantonese Book Club
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Join fellow book lovers to discuss contemporary Chinese literature once a month in a relaxing manner at Agincourt Branch. First Thursday of each month, March to December from 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. For more information and to...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 02
Thu Nov 06
Thu Dec 04
Icon of the event ACCES Employment Information Session
Mon Sep 29, 2014 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Agincourt

Are you new to Canada? Are you looking to build a successful career? ACCES Employment can Help! ACCES Employment offers a range of programs and services to assist you with finding employment and achieving your career goals. O...

Icon of the event Information for Newcomers: COSTI
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Are you a newcomer to Canada? COSTI provides assistance in settling into your new community; including information on employment, education, health resources and housing....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 26
Fri Oct 31
Fri Nov 28
Icon of the event Financial Fraud Workshop
Tue Sep 23, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Agincourt

Newcomers! Learn how to protect yourself from financial fraud from Crime Prevention Officer Gary Gomes. The workshop will cover: Identity theft, common fraud/scams, door-to-door sales, home renovation, car repairs, and gift c...

Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Test Preparation Sessions
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

Complete the citizenship test preparation in six sessions: Tuesdays, September 23, 30, October 07, 14, 21 & 28 from 5 to 6:30pm at the Teen Zone....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 14
Tue Oct 21
Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

A great place to share your interest in yarn. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, drop in and spend some time with fellow crafters. It's also a great way to practice your English conversation skills. Please bring your own yar...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 22
Mon Sep 29
Mon Oct 06
Tue Oct 14
Mon Oct 20